2001 Ford Explorer Q&A
2001 Ford Explorer Question: Mechanic says car needs transmission
When the OD light comes on and flashes there is a problem in the transmission. It could be something simple like a bad selenoid or major transmission problem. Take it to a transmission shop that has a good reputation, and have the transmission codes read. This will telln you what cost you are looking at. - Visitor
what is trans doing - delane 72 garage and body shop
Definitely worth a second opinion... - DaveJHM
It was rebuilt once before by my trusted mechanic, not by a transmission shop, cost $2,500 and it never really worked right, maybe at 75,000, now at 135,000. It had been getting loud and I thought...